Explore the world with curious eyes

Slow Travelling to Discover Cultures and Wonders around the World

Long distance routes

The old and the modern route connecting Europe to Asia

The Silk Road

The Trans-Mongolian Railway

People of the World

The Dogu Express: How to Get the Tickets, What to Expect and Our Experience

Caspian Sea Ferry: Baku to Turkmenbashi

The Pamir Highway: Everything You Need to Know to Organise It

Two Weeks in Uzbekistan: Public Transport and Costs

meet us: who is behind the keyboard

Welcome to our travel blog, Mignon Travels, where we love sharing our stories and experiences from around the world. We love moving slowly and exploring each country with an open mind and curious eyes. 

This blog wants to be the answer to all the questions related to slow travelling around the world with a medium-low budget. Here you can find:

  • Indications on how to get around with public transport or by car
  • Indications on how to cross some borders by land
  • Costs and procedures for some visas
  • Travel costs
  • Historical hints and tips of visited places
  • Meaningful stories and lively images, which may not be perfect
  • Interactive maps with articles per locations
  • A platform for every traveller to share their questions or updates

Plan your next trip

20 countries, 3 continents

Asia

Europe

Oceania

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